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What's on in Glasgow

Welcome to What's on Glasgow, we pride ourselves on keeping you up to date on events in Glasgow taking place throughout the year, from the latest theatre events and live music performances to local activities and fantastic attractions!

Popular events in Glasgow

You'll find the most popular Glasgow events on the website right now, right here!

Festival Village: Merchant City

Festival Village: Merchant City

17th June 2021 - 26th September 2021

The Pop-Up Pro's are bringing their popular food market and beer garden, Festival Village, to Glasgow's Candleriggs Square!

Big Feed Street Food Social

Big Feed Street Food Social

3rd July 2021 - 26th September 2021

Enjoy the best of Scotland's street food at the Big Feed Street Food Social, Glasgow's indoor, fully licensed street food market!

Summer Nights at the Bandstand

Summer Nights at the Bandstand

27th July 2022 - 13th August 2022

The Summer Nights at the Bandstand festival returns to Kelvingrove Park for a seventh year in July and August 2022!

Bard in the Botanics

Bard in the Botanics

7th July 2021 - 28th August 2021

Bard in the Botanics are delighted to be returning to Glasgow Botanic Gardens for their 20th anniversary season with brand new productions of 'Twelfth Night' and 'The Winter's Tale'!

Featured events in Glasgow

There are thousands of events in Glasgow every month, here we've hand-picked a few you should definitely pay attention to!

Park Walk: A Story of Stone & Ice

Park Walk: A Story of Stone & Ice

1st August 2021

Enjoy a walking tour within the Pollok Estate with one of Pollok House's knowledgeable guides on Sunday 1st August!

Jonny & The Baptists - Dance Like It Never Happened

Jonny & The Baptists - Dance Like It Never Happened

1st August 2021

Jonny & The Baptists' Dance Like It Never Happened is the funniest, most joyful and uplifting show you will ever see about feeling totally bereaved.

Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust Open Sundays

Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust Open Sundays

1st August 2021

The Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust opens its Bridgeton Bus Garage to the public on selected Sundays throughout the year!

Art On the Exchange Outdoor Markets

Art On the Exchange Outdoor Markets

1st August 2021

Art On the Exchange Outdoor Markets return to Royal Exchange Square with their fabulous pop-up markets full of original pieces of art, jewellery, crafts, and designer products!

Hottest Tickets in Town

From theatre shows to gigs, snap up tickets to the most popular events in town, here's a small selection of what's trending this week!

Summer Nights at the Bandstand

Summer Nights at the Bandstand

27th July 2022 - 13th August 2022

The Summer Nights at the Bandstand festival returns to Kelvingrove Park for a seventh year in July and August 2022!
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An Evening With Nigella Lawson

An Evening With Nigella Lawson

8th November 2021

Spend an evening with Nigella Lawson at the King's Theatre Glasgow as she shares the rhythms and rituals of her kitchen to celebrate her latest book Cook, Eat, Repeat!
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Festival of The Dead

Festival of The Dead

29th October 2021

After a sellout tour across the UK in 2019, Festival of The Dead returns to Glasgow for Halloween with their new show, Halloween Returns, on Friday 29th October!
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New Events in Glasgow

You'll find all the latest Glasgow events that have been added to the website right here!

Joanne McNally: The Prosecco Express

Joanne McNally: The Prosecco Express

1st June 2022

Described as 'a truly gifted stand up' by The Sunday Times, join Joanne McNally at the Stand Glasgow as she revisits her irreverent and critically acclaimed show The Prosecco Express!
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Yussef Dayes

Yussef Dayes

8th November 2021

Jazz drummer virtuoso and all round don, Yussef Dayes is heading to St Luke's Glasgow on November 8th as part of his UK tour!
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Theon Cross

Theon Cross

13th September 2021

Theon Cross is a central part of the thriving UK Jazz culture, catch his unparalleled live show at Nice N Sleazy Glasgow this September!
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Latest Glasgow News

Aldi launches summer Scottish Beer Festival and helps customers find their perfect craft tipple

Aldi launches summer Scottish Beer Festival and helps customers find their perfect craft tipple

Aldi has launched its summer Scottish Beer Festival with a fun quiz, designed to help customers find the best Scottish craft beer to suit their personality.
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Investment in communities as Scottish heritage projects are awarded funding

Investment in communities as Scottish heritage projects are awarded funding

£241,995 has been awarded to more than 20 heritage projects as part of the Historic Environment Support Fund, administered by HES.
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Find your future at the City of Glasgow College Virtual Clearing Day

Find your future at the City of Glasgow College Virtual Clearing Day

Thursday 12th August is the date for City of Glasgow College's annual Clearing Day.
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Could your canine companion be top dog

Could your canine companion be top dog

Red Sky Productions are casting for a new family entertainment series for BBC Scotland and are looking for dogs and their humans to take part!
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Festivals in Glasgow

From music to film, comedy to books, family to the arts there's a wide range of cultural festivals being held throughout the year in Glasgow!

Govanhill International Festival and Carnival

Govanhill International Festival and Carnival

2nd Aug 2021 - 15th Aug 2021
Glasgow South Side

Govanhill International Festival and Carnival is a cultural celebration of our unique community, including a Carnival Parade on Saturday 7th August and a whole host of other events!
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King Tut’s Summer Nights

King Tut’s Summer Nights

4th Aug 2021 - 31st Aug 2021
Glasgow City Centre

King Tut’s Summer Nights festival returns showcasing over 70 acts across August in the UK's best live music venue!
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Piping Live!

Piping Live!

7th Aug 2021 - 15th Aug 2021
Various Locations Glasgow

Piping Live! Glasgow's International Piping Festival is a 9-day celebration which will see events such as concerts, talks, recitals and more take place across the city!
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Upcoming Theatre Events in Glasgow

Whether you prefer comedy or musicals, ballet or opera, our Glasgow theatre listings will have something to suit everyone!

Watch Closely - An Evening of Magic

Watch Closely - An Evening of Magic

4th August 2021

Forget everything you think you know about magic as Scotland's 'Close-up Magician of the Year' Billy Reid presents his 5-star show WATCH CLOSELY for your entertainment & wonderment!
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Fun Fridays

Fun Fridays

6th August 2021

Platform Glasgow are turning every Friday throughout the summer holidays into Fun Fridays with different performances running each week!
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Circus of Horrors

Circus of Horrors

9th August 2021

Catch some of the greatest and most bizarre circus acts on earth as the Circus of Horrors comes to The Barrowlands with their 25th Anniversary Show!
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Upcoming Family & Kids Events in Glasgow

Don't be stuck for things to do with the kids in Glasgow! We have something for everyone and every pocket...

The Market at Loch Lomond Shores

The Market at Loch Lomond Shores

1st August 2021

Browse homemade treats, arts & crafts, artisan food & drink and local produce at Loch Lomond Shores' regular Market Days every Sunday!
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Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust Open Sundays

Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust Open Sundays

1st August 2021

The Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust opens its Bridgeton Bus Garage to the public on selected Sundays throughout the year!
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Big Feed Street Food Social

Big Feed Street Food Social

1st August 2021

Enjoy the best of Scotland's street food at the Big Feed Street Food Social, Glasgow's indoor, fully licensed street food market!
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Upcoming Music Events in Glasgow

Glasgow is renowned for it's live music scene, with a variety of venues catering for small intimate gigs to huge arenas hosting the biggest names!

King Tut’s Summer Nights

King Tut’s Summer Nights

4th Aug 2021 - 31st Aug 2021

King Tut’s Summer Nights festival returns showcasing over 70 acts across August in the UK's best live music venue!
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Merchant Voices - Online Choir Rehearsal

Merchant Voices - Online Choir Rehearsal

4th August 2021
Online Event Glasgow

Merchant Voices is a community choir based in the City Halls in Glasgow's Merchant City, they are currently hosting weekly online rehearsals and would love you to join them!
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Brooke Combe

Brooke Combe

5th August 2021

Brooke Combe has announced a gig at King Tut's Glasgow on Thursday 5th August!
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Activities in Glasgow

Step away from the TV remote, choose one or more from our activities selection, and get out of the house to discover new skills, sports and more!

Kelvingrove Park Tennis Courts

Kelvingrove Park Tennis Courts

Kelvingrove Park has 6 all-weather floodlit tennis courts, all available to the public free of charge!

The Craft Pottery

The Craft Pottery

The Craft Pottery is a pottery painting and craft studio in central Glasgow!

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Attractions in Glasgow

Glasgow and the surrounding areas have a great mix of sightseeing attractions. If you are looking for a fun family day out or a trip with friends, then look no further!

Kelburn Estate & Country Centre

Kelburn Estate & Country Centre

A 13th Century castle that's had an amazing makeover courtesy of a team of Brazilian artists, the estate also features dramatic walks, breathtaking gardens and many features of historical interest!

Rozelle Estate

Rozelle Estate

The Estate of Rozelle is a beautiful estate that was gifted to the public in 1968 by Commander J. Hamilton, on the understanding that it be utilised for cultural and recreational pursuits only.

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Eating & Drinking in Glasgow

Eating out in Glasgow is a joy, with a range of restaurants and cafes on offer and there's a wide selection of places to enjoy a quiet pint or a cheeky cocktail.

Munros Glasgow

Munros Glasgow

Munro's Glasgow is a quality craft ale pub with a unique range of contemporary craft & cask beers alongside great fresh food, real coffee & fab wines!

Curlers Rest

Curlers Rest

Residing in Glasgow's diverse West End, close to both Kelvingrove and the Botanic Gardens, the vibrant yet laidback Curlers Rest is the perfect place to soak up the local art scene!

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Popular Events

Festival Village: Merchant City
The Pop-Up Pro's are bringing their popular food market and beer garden, Festival Village, to Glasgow's Candleriggs Square!
Big Feed Street Food Social
Enjoy the best of Scotland's street food at the Big Feed Street Food Social, Glasgow's indoor, fully licensed street food market!
Summer Nights at the Bandstand
The Summer Nights at the Bandstand festival returns to Kelvingrove Park for a seventh year in July and August 2022!
Bard in the Botanics
Bard in the Botanics are delighted to be returning to Glasgow Botanic Gardens for their 20th anniversary season with brand new productions of 'Twelfth Night' and 'The Winter's Tale'!
EatFilm at Sloans
Your favourite movie night is back! Enjoy a line-up of feel-good films and movie classics plus a meal, dessert and drink, all set up socially distanced style in the stunning Grand Ballroom at Sloans!

Popular Venues

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum King's Theatre Glasgow SEC Armadillo Theatre Royal Glasgow The Pavilion Theatre Glasgow The Glasgow Barrowland Ballroom The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall The SSE Hydro